Leaving the Caribbean today, so the SI swimsuit girls go on hiatus. Time to go back to the tried-and-true classics. Here, for instance, is the great Bette Davis:
A conventional beauty? Maybe not. But radiating intelligence and class? Definitely. A different era, a different standard.
On the other hand, maybe it was the 1940s hairdos. Here's a younger Bette Davis, probably from the late 1920s, early 1930s.... pretty darn cute, I'd say.